Cranberry BBQ Pork Chops

Recipes posted a year ago: Guacamole Coleslaw Ginger Marinated Flank Steak Pumpkin and Apple Chili Thanksgiving is just around the corner for us.  That means it time to celebrate the bounty of fall - all the great flavors that are only available at the end of the harvest as winter threatens to shutter us in … Continue reading Cranberry BBQ Pork Chops

Balsamic Italian Dressing

Recipes posted a year ago: Baked Coconut Chicken Tenders Gluten-Free Granola Here is a great dressing that we've been using on salads lately.  We just mix up a quick batch right before dinner is ready, and it's just enough for a couple of side salads. Gather Up: 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 tbsp … Continue reading Balsamic Italian Dressing

Cucumber and Tomato Salad

I needed to come up with a potluck dish in a pinch and with my CSA to the rescue, I made this very tasty salad.  The cucumbers that I used were huge and it still felt like it wasn't enough, but with a party of 20 people, it actually worked out great.  Adjust according to … Continue reading Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Lemon Basil Round Steaks

We've got a quick one today for the middle of the week, now that we've got some good weather to call summer out here.  Start out making a double-batch of our lemon vinaigrette dressing recipe, then reserve a bit to use on your salad while using the rest as a wet rub for some round … Continue reading Lemon Basil Round Steaks

Tamari-Ginger Chicken Thighs with Zucchini

In case you were wondering what was on the rest of the plate with yesterday's strawberry rhubarb salsa...this was it!  This recipe is perfect for a potluck, because the sauce/marinade will make enough for at least 16 to 20 chicken thighs.  Or you can simply use all of the parts of about two or three whole … Continue reading Tamari-Ginger Chicken Thighs with Zucchini

Balsamic Sirloin Tip Roast

I have been wanting to get another roast done on the grill for a while.  At the same time, I wanted to keep it simple without a lot of prep time, because we always seem to end up busy and forget to get things out soon enough to give them a long marinade or lots of … Continue reading Balsamic Sirloin Tip Roast

Lemon Vinaigrette

Here is a quick and easy dressing that can be used on salads, or as the base of a marinade for salmon, pork, or poultry. Gather Up: Zest of one large lemon Juice of half of a large lemon 1 clove garlic, peeled and pressed 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil 1 tsp balsamic vinegar pinch of … Continue reading Lemon Vinaigrette